Abbott announces the reopening of more Texas businesses

Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick speaks after Gov. Greg Abbott announced the reopening of more Texas businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic last year.

Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick speaks after Gov. Greg Abbott announced the reopening of more Texas businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic last year. Credit: Lynda Gonzalez-Pool / Getty Images

Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick speaks after Texas Governor Greg Abbott announced the reopening of more Texas businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic at a press conference at the Texas State Capitol in Austin on Monday, May 18, 2020. Abbott said that childcare facilities, youth camps, some professional sports, and bars may now begin to fully or partially reopen their facilities as outlined by regulations listed on the Open Texas website. (Photo by Lynda M. Gonzalez-Pool/Getty Images)